TABLE 3

Teen Drug-Use Prevalence by Self, Parent, or Combined Report

DrugTeen ReportParent ReportCombined Report
n%n%n%
Alcohol42625.43979.642829.0
Tobacco42612.74024.242714.3
Marijuana42616.94239.542819.9
Opiates4080.04020.04110.0
Cocaine4260.74230.54281.2
  • Nine of the 55 teens (16.4%) and 33 of the 99 (33.3%) parents who refused hair sampling provided either urine or sweat specimens. However, because of the limited duration of metabolite presence in either sweat or urine, these alternate specimens are not included in this report.